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The Quilt Show Newsletter November 21, 2021

Winning Quilt Over 10 yrs to Complete, Inklingo and Linda Franz, Our BOMs Win 2 Awards, Quilty Holiday Ornaments, FINAL DAY To Save on Holiday Kits and Pressing Tools, A "Blooming" Puzzle 

Sunday Smiles - November 21, 2021
Featured Quilt - Best Interpretation of Theme Traditional at PIQF 2021

Stairway To Heaven by Pam Morgan Holt won Best Interpretation of Theme in the Traditional category at PIQF 2021. Pam says, "This quilt was inspired by a tumbling blocks quilt that I saw at the De Young Museum Amish Abstractions quilt show in 2009. When I saw the traditional Amish tumbling blocks quilt, I knew I needed to create a similar one in rainbow batiks. The Compass rose at the top is machine paper pieced. The rest of the quilt is hand pieced. The quilt took over 10 years to complete with many starts and stops."
Our New Show With Linda Franz Debuts Today!
Get The Insight On Inklingo

Learn all about Inklingo from its creator, Linda Franz. Inspired by hand piecing, but used for hand piecing, machine piecing, and appliqué, Linda created Inklingo to make quilting more accessible. Join Alex, Ricky, and Linda as they demonstrate using Inklingo for both hand piecing and machine piecing. Plus, learn two methods of fussy cutting from Linda that will help you out on your next project.

Learn from Linda in How to Use Inklingo for Quilt Blocks and Fussy Cutting with Linda Franz, which debuts today!
See Two Award-Winning TQS BOM Quilts
Look What We Found

The Quilt Show was in attendance at the Rim County Quilt Roundup show in Payson, AZ, last week and you'll never believe what we found. Not one, but TWO versions of our 2020 BOM, Afternoon Delight, designed by Sue Garman. Both quilts were award winners, with Jan Pederson's Afternoon Delight winning Third Place Mixed Technique, and Marilyn Giblin's Lockdown Afternoons winning Second Place Mixed Technique and the National Association of Certified Quilt Judges (NACQJ) Award of Merit For Outstanding Achievement in Quilting!

WeAllSew Tutorial: Quilty Holiday Ornaments
Decorate Your Tree with Flair

What is a great gift for someone and takes just a small part of your day to make? A Quilty Holiday Ornament! Art Gallery Fabrics over at WeAllSew has some fun designs for you to make, personalize as your own, and hand out to your friends and family. They would make great party favors for everyone to take home after Thanksgiving dinner.
Final Day of Cyber Sale Week 2!
Last Day to save 20% on Holiday Kits & Fabrics, and Washing & Pressing Tools

If you've already stocked up on your holiday gifts earlier this weekend, just remember that you always have MORE friends and family that you can get gifts for. So take advantage of that 20% on Holiday Kits and Fabrics, and Boxes & Bows Pattern and Hustle & Bustle Fat Quarter Bundle, and Washing & Pressing Tools, we know you've been eyeing that *FAT* Goddess 21" x 27" Pressing Sheet. And maybe reward yourself for just being you and get yourself something nice too!

The Quilt Show Puzzle: See the Dresdens in Bloom
"Blooming Dresden" by Lee Chappell Monroe

Blooming Dresden is another of Lee's quilts from her "Dresden Period". The concept of this one being, "What happens when you put dresdens on top of dresdens?" Lee says, "It's no secret that I love a dresden! I designed this quilt after playing around with how small dresdens interact with large dresdens. They bloom!"

See more of Lee's quilts in How to Make A Color Wheel Quilt, Perfect Piecing, and Heirloom Looks by Machine with Lee Chappell Monroe.
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